|University of Nebraska: Nebraska Partnership for
American History Education
Links to other informational sites, resources and articles.
Education Search Engines
Can't find it? Search here for reputable information.
Articles about curriculum, research and more for the purpose of
helping students achieve.
Plymouth-Canton Community Schools
Resources for middle school Social Studies teachers.
National Archives and Records Administration:
All kinds of lesson plans and lesson ideas that
rely heavily on primary source documents.
This site is very hard on the eyes, but if you use the
site search, it will bring you to a multitude of databases and informational
websites. Very helpful for gaining background information on a particular
The University of Houston: Digital History
It would take me forever to sift through the information on this page.
Incredible primary source document collection
Daryl Cagle’s Professional Cartoonists Index
Ok, this site has to be the most comprehensive archive of
political cartoons from around the world. Search by artist or country or
topic. Even has a teacher’s guide. A must have for any teacher toolbox.
A Catalog of Political Cartoons by
Unbeknownst to many people, Dr. Seuss wrote many political
cartoons depicting the Japanese and Nazis during WWII as well as motivational
posters that depicted the enemy in dangerous terms. Many of his Children’s
stories are also politically charged and are useful as primary sources to gauge
the mood of the time, especially in this case, The Cold War.
The History Channel presents Dear
Home: Letters from WWII
Part of the Legacy Project designed "to honor those who
served their country by ensuring that their experiences, their sacrifices, and
their thoughts are preserved for future generations Nothing has proven more
revealing and informative to historians than the actual words of the men and
women who participated in great historical events and recorded what they saw."
Government Documents Department, University of North
Texas Libraries: World War II Posters.
A huge selection of propaganda posters from WWII,
including American, Japanese, and Nazi posters.
Great War Pictures: Archive of World War One Photos
Battle photos of this time period are pretty rare,
especially when they are all in one place like this collection. I put them here
because of the time period
University of North Texas Libraries
Haven't really explored this one too much yet, but it looks very promising as a
A good place to start for just about anything you have in mind.
Nazi and East German
Propaganda Guide Page: German Propaganda Archive
Exactly what the name
says and there is tons of it.
University of Pennsylvania: Folklore and
Department Home page for UPenn that is a great
starting place for ethnic studies.
University of North Texas Libraries: History
resources on the net
Links to information on just about any
historical subject area you need - incredible resource
Online Resources – Colonial America and the American
A massive amount of Early American sources compiled by the
Nebraska Partnership for American History Education.
Internet East Asian History Sourcebook
Exactly what it says: Primary sources, background info
and timelines. Compiled by Fordham University
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